Man mistaken for a target and shot at Gunsite
This is a discussion on Man mistaken for a target and shot at Gunsite within the Defensive Carry & Tactical Training forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; Originally Posted by 120mm
Yep, there IS a use for frangible pistol ammo. When you absolutely, positively don't want to kill someone. Or have a ...
May 7th, 2010 11:09 AM
It would be a huge mistake...possibly a fatal one...to assume frangible pistol ammunition "absolutely, positively" won't kill someone. It will kill somebody just as dead as JHP or FMJ under the right circumstances.
Originally Posted by 120mm
May 7th, 2010 11:29 AM
no good whatever the circumstances for anyone.
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May 7th, 2010 01:03 PM
One accident in 33 years?....Still a pretty good track record with the volume of students they have going through there....better than NTC, Nellis, or Quantico...
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May 7th, 2010 02:27 PM
Yep. Sadly we lose people at NTC, JRTC, more frequently than you'd think. The rotation before my first JRTC rotation, the unit parked a tank on top of two Soldiers.
Originally Posted by SIGguy229
...but on this topic, if you go to the website, you can see the catwalks in a few of the pics. There is no reason a shooter should have been aiming that way. Without knowing more, seems like it's more an issue of the shooter needing more training before live fire, than a range design issue.
Last edited by MSteve; May 7th, 2010 at 02:28 PM.
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May 7th, 2010 02:53 PM
Good training means their will be risk.
You can minimise it, but not eliminate it.
May 7th, 2010 02:58 PM
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